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Pandora Reviews

Pandora Radio is a free (ad-supported) internet radio founded in 2000.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Pandora and what they use it for.
  • How Can Someone Get Into New Music?
    Go to or - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • how to whitelist an app on NextDNS?
    I've tried typing "" as well as dozens of other Pandora subdomains and that does not make a difference. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • Need help finding a Paul McCartney song.
    I know try spoify .com or - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • DNS over HTTPS (DoH) not compatible with smart routing
    Essentially, Deeper Network's smart routing relies on being able to intercept the DNS queries to choose the right tunnel to use. For example, if you are in a country that does not allow (or Pandora is restricted by licensing), you would want to map "" to route through a tunnel to a peer in a country that allows it. But in my experience, this was not working. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Any other bands that sound like the Talking Heads?
    Try creating a Talking Heads channel at while reading about the music genome project. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • XM Radio for 2021 Model S
    There's only one (SiriusXM), and they've been investing in the streaming market in order to diversify. They push their own streaming app heavily, and in recent years have acquired Pandora and Sticher. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • One specific PC is having issues connecting to Internet on one specific internal SSID.
    Can ping,, and and their IP's. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • SSL certificate is expired but only for us?
    I usually do something like curl -vk > /dev/null so that my terminal isn't flooded with HTML that I don't care about. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • SSL certificate is expired but only for us?
    What does curl -vk tell you? - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Lack of variety in shuffle playlist?
    Just letting you know you're not alone. I listen on my PC, thru, so it's affecting everyone, not just those who listen on mobile. I went to the pandora community, and there is a thread in there, with a bunch of people complaining about it. I logged out and back in, and that fixed it for a few hours, but then it started up again. Sorry I don't have any solutions, just commiserating - it definitely sucks. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Unknown Reason for Page Block
    When I go to, the page loads briefly, then about 1 second later it is blocked by Pluckeye. The reason given is:. - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago

External sources with reviews and comparisons of Pandora

Top 10 Spotify Alternatives You Can Try (2019)
The free plan limits your song-skipping ability and includes some ads between songs and on the playback screen – which I found to be really annoying. The monthly subscription, with no ads, higher quality audio, unlimited skips, and replays, is available using Pandora Plus subscription for just $3.99/ month (with a 30-day free trial).
Best Spotify alternatives for streaming music in 2019
Pandora Music (Android, iOS) allows you craft radio stations based on your favorite songs, artists, and genres or discover recommended stations based on mood or activity, but you can only skip or replay songs a limited number of times. If you pay for Pandora Plus ($4.99 per month), then you'll get higher quality audio, unlimited skips and replays, offline listening, and the ability to create playlists by yourself...
The 6 Best Spotify Alternatives for Music Streaming
As you might know, Pandora is a bit different than other streaming services. It’s more like a custom radio station than a jukebox. Users create “stations” based on the stylistic similarities between songs and artists, and then Pandora’s algorithm plays music that matches those stats.

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